'Physicatopia': Boys being boys

Art Mar 7, 2017

'Physicatopia': Boys being boys

by John L. Tran

Being only a part-time art historian, but full-time gossip, I spend more time commiserating with my single female friends on the problem of "Why are there no great men?" than I ponder the rhetorical "Why have there been no great women artists?", as feminist ...

Kimura's crazed 'Macbeth' for today

Stage Jan 24, 2017

Kimura's crazed 'Macbeth' for today

by Nobuko Tanaka

"When I was studying English literature at the University of Tokyo, even though I had no theater experience at all, I got the chance to direct 'Macbeth,' " 33-year-old Ryunosuke Kimura explained when we met recently at a rehearsal studio in downtown Tokyo. "To start ...